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Smell of gas fumes underneath vehicle near fuel tank

I have a 2004 Volvo XC-90. I have been smelling gas fumes outside the vehicle. Gas cap seems to be fine but after looking underneath, the smell of fumes are stronger near the gas tank. Don't see any leaks. I do see a gas stain. Could this be a cracked hose or something. Appreciate any and all suggestions. Thanks, Gregg Primus

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    I replaced the main gas intake tube but now the fumes build up inside the gas tank and fuel lines.

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    model 0802022288-01 B&S engine gas leak between carburetor and gas tank. Replaced gasket three times. Any suggestions on stopping leak will be appreciated.

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I also have a 2004 XC90 and a couple of months ago I had the exact same probelm... after multiple visits to my dealer's auto shop they figured out that it was the fuel pump. They replaced the fule pump and the smell disappeared. Good luck!

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Probably a crack in the gas tank. I suggest you to have an expert looking at the problem.

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